Bug 1774998 (CVE-2019-19050) - CVE-2019-19050 kernel: dos in crypto_reportstat() function in crypto/crypto_user_stat.c
Summary: CVE-2019-19050 kernel: dos in crypto_reportstat() function in crypto/crypto_u...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2019-19050
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1775002
Blocks: 1775036
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Reported: 2019-11-21 11:15 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2019-12-02 21:21 UTC (History)
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Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-11-21 11:15:53 UTC
A vulnerability was found in Linux Kernel  where, a memory leak in the crypto_reportstat() function in crypto/crypto_user_stat.c allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by triggering crypto_reportstat_alg() failures.


Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-11-21 11:16:58 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1775002]

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